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The Thomas Beale Cipher (2010)

Video  -  Animation | Short | Action  -  May 2010 (USA)
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Professor White, cryptographer extraordinaire, is on the trail of the notoriously uncrackable Thomas Beale cipher, a century-old riddle hiding the location of a fortune in gold. But White is not alone-shadowy forces are tight on his tail.

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Credited cast:
Kevin Cox ...
Sleeping Man (voice)
Richard Dusatko ...
Professor White (voice)
Michael Falcone ...
Henchman James & Earl (voice)
Scott Johnson ...
Detective Black
Carl Melanson ...
Henchman Earl
Jason Robison ...
Henchman James
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Professor White, cryptographer extraordinaire, is on the trail of the notoriously uncrackable Thomas Beale cipher, a century-old riddle hiding the location of a fortune in gold. But White is not alone-shadowy forces are tight on his tail.

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Professor White: Most people see the prize and miss the pieces. But the clues are all around us. Each holding a small bit of truth.
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Very stylish....but what about the ending?
7 January 2013 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

"The Thomas Beale Cipher" is an incredibly stylish and arresting film. It has a lot going for it and I can't wait to see more stuff from these people. On the other hand, it seems incomplete and the ending left me a bit cold...but it's still worth your time.

The story is about a fictional codebreaker and the story begins during WWII--where the main character became famous for his invaluable work. Now, however, he's in search of cracking a code--a code that could lead to a HUGE treasure in gold. The problem is, someone is after him. Why and who they are, I haven't a clue.

The film is told using some of the strangest and most creative animation I have ever seen--and I have reviewed a lot of independent animated shorts. This one uses the look of wallpaper, tweed and other textures to tell a story about intrigue and suspense. It also has about the strangest animated eyes I've seen on characters. This all works together very well--creating a visual treat that works even better thanks to great music (making for a REALLY tense mood) and nice narration. The overall picture is really cool. But, unfortunately, the ending seemed very vague.


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